Kazimir Malevich and the Art of Geometry

Malevich, Kazimir; Milner, John


Publisher: Yale University Press
Place Published: New Haven and London
Edition: 1st Edition
Date Published: 1996
Illustrator: profusely illustrated
Size: 4to

Illustrated study of Malevich’s geometric art (and the development of Suprematism), addressing sources of inspiration, methods and meanings, and arguing for a basis in obsolete Russian units of measurement as opposed to the decimal system; copiously illustrated in b&w and colour; appendices include Proportion and the Square, Utopian Geometry (Fibonacci and Campanella), Mystical Geometry (French Art and Theosophy), and a Conversion Table; yellow cloth boards with white titling to spine; Very Good tight and clean throughout; dustwrapper very lightly rubbed, o.w. Very Good; PLEASE NOTE: HEAVY BOOK MAY INCUR EXTRA SHIPPING DEPENDING ON DESTINATION. .

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